"Ray" is a popular name for boys And girls that has English origin. Meaning of the name Ray is: "Beam Of Light".
Son Of The Right Hand, Son Of The South
Elf, Magical Counsel
English novelist David Garnett (1892-1993) had a wife called Ray at one time but her real name was Rachel Alice Marshall (they married in 1921 and she died in 1940) and her'sister was the novelist Frances Catherine Partridge (nee Marshall) (1900-2016).